WEBINAR: HPP for Avocado Products. Shelf-life Extension, Clean Label and Premium Quality

High pressure processing (HPP) is the only non-thermal preservation technology for avocado products that meets the high-standard requirements of both consumers and manufacturers: premium quality, clean label, safety, and extended shelf-life. Join us for our next webinar – HPP for Avocado Products: Shelf-life Extension, Clean Label and Premium Quality. We will host the English webinar on Wednesday, July 15th and the Spanish webinar on July 22nd.

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Facts and Myths of HPP Pet Food, guidance for the industry

Pet diets based on raw meat have been increasingly perceived as healthier than kibble or canned food. However, it must be noted that raw pet food poses a health risk for both pets and humans, as it can be contaminated with pathogenic bacteria. HPP is an excellent method to control food-borne pathogens with minimal impact on the nutritional composition of the food. Still, many myths surround HPP pet food, such as degradation of nutrients, inactivation of enzymes, or inefficient control of pathogens. Read more to discover some facts and myths about HPP pet food. 

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Webinar: HPP for Juices and Beverages. Natural, preservative-free and with an extended shelf-life

 

Juices and beverages have established themselves as the fastest growing HPP application in the world. This is due to an increase in demand for fresh, all-natural and better tasting beverages, which can only be achieved using a non-thermal preservation method such as HPP. Hiperbaric hosted a webinar focused on the characteristics and benefits of HPP juices and beverages. In addition, we presented the success stories of Preshafruit, the first beverage manufacturer to use a Hiperbaric in-pack HPP machine, and Hermes Boisson, the first beverage manufacturer to leverage the Hiperbaric Bulk technology. Learn more details about the webinar in this blog.

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HPP beverages, evolution of demand in 2020

HPP beverages are the fastest growing application within High Pressure Processing (HPP). Thanks to the added value that it brings to brands: fresh-like products, extended shelf life and guaranteed food safety, it has become the best processing technology for beverage manufacturers. It also has allowed many brands to innovate new and disruptive products every year. We invite you to know what the HPP beverage trends are in 2020.

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Food security through High Pressure Processing (HPP)

The current Coronavirus pandemic has brought economies on their knees worldwide and highlighted weaknesses of our economic and social model that go unnoticed on normal situations. One of the most critical concerns arisen from this situation is how to guarantee Food Security when global logistic chains face severe disruptions. In such cases, extending the self-lives and ensuring the quality are keys for Food Security, discover how HPP can help.

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WEBINAR: HPP, Food Safety and Opportunities for Seafood Products

Prior to the 1990’s, few thought that an equipment emulating a 198,000 ft. sea immersion or 6 times the depth of the Mariana Trench, would disrupt the seafood industry – until High Pressure Processing (HPP) was introduced. On Tuesday, May 26th, Vinicio Serment-Moreno, Applications & Food Processing Specialist, Hiperbaric, Eva Mª Alonso, General Manager, ACCUA HPP and Robert Verge, Managing Director, Canadian Centre for Fisheries Innovation (CCFI), participated in a webinar, sharing the benefits of HPP for seafood products.

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HPP for seafood: An effective Technology to Fight Vibrio spp. in Shellfish

A recent study by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) reports higher incidence of Vibrio spp. in seafood as a result of seawater temperature increase. The presence of Vibrio spp. threatens consumer health, and has a direct financial impact on seafood manufacturers and healthcare agencies all over the world. As a result, many of these manufacturers have implemented High Pressure Processing (HPP) as a food safety measure against Vibrio spp., but without affecting the quality of seafood products.

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HPP Probiotics and Functional Products

Probiotics help digest food, improve calcium absorption, as well as improve and regulate intestinal transit. Consumers are becoming more aware of these benefits thanks to the advertising of probiotic brands. However, in addition to learning about the benefits, it’s important to understand the principles of Probiotics. This blog answers some of the questions that arise when we talk about probiotic products such as: What is a probiotic? How easy is it to obtain probiotic foods? How does HPP affect probiotic foods? Continue reading

Control of foodborne viruses with High Pressure Processing

Control of foodborne viruses with High Pressure Processing

On December, 2019 a novel coronavirus was discovered as the cause of several pneumonia cases in China. This virus quickly spread around the world and at the moment Coronavirus disease 2019 is now a global pandemic. The world is deeply concerned about this outbreak. Even though this topic lacks information, no evidences have shown that food is a transmission route, and also throughout this article we present different studies suggesting that High Pressure Processing is effective inactivating foodborne viruses.

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HPP Seafood: Shells Away with High Pressure Processing (HPP) Shucking

Lobsters, oysters, scallops and crabs are a culinary delicacy and a healthy protein source, but aw shucks… For most of us, removing the outer lobster shell or opening oysters is a tricky, time-consuming and intensive task, as shucking requires skill, a sharp knife and most importantly, lots of patience! Nonetheless, one of the most popular and visually impactful HPP seafood commercial applications is the 100% meat extraction of bivalves and crustaceans, allowing consumers to worry only about the best way of enjoying them. Continue reading